Battle of Tassafaronga

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall


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Hubert Hayter
Class of 1924

LCDR, USN

Abingdon, Virginia

November 30, 1942 (41 years old)

Navy Cross, KIA, WWII, Battle of Tassafaronga, Pacific, USS New Orleans (CA 32), Ship Namesake, Ship


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Earl Olsen
Class of 1926

LCDR, USN

Waukegan, Illinois

November 30, 1942 (39 years old)

Navy Cross, KIA, WWII, Battle of Tassafaronga, Pacific, USS Pensacola (CA 24), Ship Namesake, Ship




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Edwin Johnson
Class of 1941

LTJG, USN

Troutdale, Oregon

November 30, 1942 (24 years old)

KIA, WWII, Battle of Tassafaronga, Pacific, USS New Orleans (CA 32), Ship, USNA 4th Company